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Sempra Energy Increases Dividend
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The board of directors of Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) has approved an increase in its dividend payable on shares of its common stock to $1.20 on an annualized basis from $1.16. The first quarterly installment of the new dividend is payable April 15, 2006, to shareholders of record on March 23, 2006.
QLogic and Hitachi Data Systems Deliver First Complete Microsoft-Designated Simple SAN Solutions for Windows Server
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Feb. 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- QLogic(r) Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), the leader in Fibre Channel host bus adapters (HBAs), stackable switches and blade server switches today announced it is collaborating with Hitachi Data Systems and Microsoft to make storage area network (SAN) implementation and management simpler, easier, and less costly for small and medium size enterprises with plug-and-play SAN Kits compatible with Microsoft Simple SAN for Windows Server(tm) 2003 initiative. The new kits consist of QLogic 4Gb and 2Gb Fibre Channel products, including switch, HBAs and connectors, and are installed with Hitachi TagmaStore(tm) Adaptable Modular Storage and Workgroup Modular Storage. Hitachi Data Systems is the first company to receive the Microsoft Simple SAN designation for a complete Fibre Channel bundle.
Allpoint Network Signs $900 Million Texas Dow Employees Credit Union
BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The largest credit union in the Galveston and Brazoria counties has joined Allpoint Network(tm) to expand their presence in core markets around Houston and Lake Jackson. By joining Allpoint, TDECU now offers its 85,000 members more than 850 surcharge-free ATMs in the Houston metro area, 2,600 in Texas, and 32,000 nationwide.
Memeo and Avanquest Publishing USA Partner to Bring Consumers Backup Software For iPod and PCs
ALISO VIEJO and PLEASANTON, Calif., Feb. 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Memeo (formerly Tanagra, Inc.), a worldwide provider of file management and backup software solutions for the consumer and small-to-medium business markets, and Avanquest Publishing USA, a leading developer and publisher of best-selling productivity software, PC utilities and digital media products with operations in Europe, the U.S. and Asia, today announced a new partnership. The relationship allows consumers to purchase Memeo's advanced backup software for iPod - Memeo iExtend and its home / SMB backup software solution - Memeo AutoBackup(tm). Effective immediately, these two products will be available in popular retail outlets including Fry's, CompUSA, Micro Center, J&R Electronics and Office Max. Memeo AutoBackup will be available in a 3-user pack for $49.95 and Memeo iExtend will retail at $29.95.
Interland Changes Corporate Name to Web.com, Inc.; Announces New Nasdaq Stock Ticker 'WWWW'
ATLANTA, Feb. 21, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today Interland announced that it will change its name to Web.com, Inc. on March 20, 2006 in order to align itself more closely with its core web services business. The company will continue to trade on the NASDAQ stock exchange, however under the memorable stock ticker "WWWW". The company's previous ticker was "INLD". The ticker change will also take place on Monday March 20, 2006.